Fire Department

The City of Atmore Fire Department is here to serve the people of Escambia County in fire and rescue, medical emergencies, severe weather events, or even hazardous material spills. We promise to be here for you and are ready to serve at a moment's notice. In a commitment to excellence, the City of Atmore Fire Department reviews each call we make to see how we can continually improve how we serve you.

Atmore Fire Department is located in the Atmore Municipal Complex


Many fire departments depend on volunteer firefighters to fill their ranks and best serve their citizens. Our fire department does not; we're fully staffed to meet community needs. The City of Atmore employs a multitude of firefighters to help keep our citizens safe.

  • 17 Full-time firefighters
  • 4 part-time firefighters
  • 4 Captains
  • 12 Instructors
  • 10 Inspectors
  • 11 Hazardous Materials Technicians
  • 2 Emergency Medical Technicians
  • 2 Paramedics
  • 10 Apparatus Operators Aerial
  • 9 Officers
  • 7 Investigators
  • 3 Rope I
  • 5 Live Fire Instructors

Fire Equipment

  • 5 Fire Trucks
  • 1 Brush Truck
  • 1 95-Foot Tower
  • Plus, we are one of a select number of fire departments to have a FEMA National Incident Management System!